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Meet our cat and dog sitters

Jack & Fallon Shelford

As Managers of Pyes Pa Pet Lodge, Jack and Fallon are eager to bring to life our company Vision “To be the Bay of Plenty's most loved Pet Lodge - by humans and pets alike!”.  They love nothing more than seeing your pets go home healthy and happy.

Their background includes 7 years of farm management with a proud record of impeccable animal welfare, business administration, people management skills and undeniable passion for animals.  These attributes are invaluable to ensure that all of the team’s hard work at PPPL aligns with our mission and ethos.

Fallon has worked at PPPL in 2018-2019 and now with husband Jack and their three wonderful children are looking forward to meeting you and making our Pet Lodge your pets home away from home.

The Whole Team!

Back row - Left to Right

Ben Rowlands - Is a fine young man known by Jack and Fallon for many years.  He came in as keen cat lover and has been taught the PPPL ways and is now sharing the love with the dogs - it's been great seeing him grow into the role.    

Jack, Fallon & Geordie - Geordie a new addition to Managers Jack & Fallon's family.

Julia Gell - has two dogs Maya and Finn who also love coming into PPPL.  Julia came with a retail management background where she developed a passion for customer service.  Combining that passion with her love for animals makes being a team member with us as she says "my ideal job."

Emma Campbell - has three dogs and a cat of her own and backed up her passion with knowledge in gaining a NZ Certificate in Animal Care (companion animals). This coupled with retail experience means Emma is a great addition to the team.

Front row - Left to Right

Neil Cudby - and wife Sarah (not in photo) are the current proud owners of an establishment that has been providing pet boarding for over 56 years - so one of our current clients tells us, he used to live up the back and now brings in his dog.  We have enjoyed taking what is great about all this who have come before us adding what we can and working with Jack and Fallon to provide a great service to the greater Tauranga community.

Aria Hill - Has a retail background and a recently completed a Toi Ohomai vet nurses assistant course with along with other animal carer qualifications.  These hard skills along with her happy personality make her a wonderful addition to the PPPL Team.


To be the Bay of Plenty’s most
loved Pet Lodge – by humans
and pets alike.


Our mission is to provide a safe,
happy and loving home away from home
for your furry family members.

Our Values here at Pyes Pa Pet Lodge